URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE (Fayette Ridges)

National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
756 PM EST Sat Dec 30 2017

MDZ001-PAZ076-WVZ512-514-310900-
/O.NEW.KPBZ.WC.Y.0006.171231T0056Z-171231T1700Z/
/O.CON.KPBZ.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-171231T1200Z/
Garrett-Fayette Ridges-Eastern Preston-Eastern Tucker-
Including the cities of Mountain Lake Park, Oakland MD,
Grantsville, Champion, Ohiopyle, Terra Alta, Rowlesburg,
Hazelton, Davis, Thomas, and Canaan Valley
756 PM EST Sat Dec 30 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Pockets of heavy snow occurring. Very cold wind chills
  expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Additional snow
  accumulations of up to two inches are expected, except up to
  four inches in the northern ridges of Fayette County. Expect
  wind chills to range from 10 to 15 below zero.

* WHERE...In Pennsylvania, Fayette Ridges County. In Maryland,
  Garrett County. In West Virginia, Eastern Preston and Eastern
  Tucker Counties.

* WHEN...For the Winter Storm Warning, until 7 AM EST Sunday.
  For the Wind Chill Advisory, until noon EST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for significant reductions in
  visibility at times. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite
  in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.

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